EPA Science Advisory Board (SAB)


Ecological Processes and Effects Committee Augmented for Ballast Water Advisory

07/29/2010 to 07/30/2010

Federal Register Notice Announcing the Meeting

Type of MeetingAdvisory
LocationSt. Regis Hotel, 923 16th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20006

Expert Committee or PanelEcological Processes and Effects Committee Augmented for the Ballast Water Advisory

A list of members can be found in the final report included in the Advisory Activity linked to this panel or committee.

ContactsThomas Armitage

See EPA’s PDF page to learn more about PDF files.


Meeting Minutes. (PDF, 19 pp., 163,878 bytes)


The Committee is meeting to provide advice on technologies and systems to minimize the impacts of invasive species in vessel ballast water discharge

Agenda. (PDF, 2 pp., 15,441 bytes)

Meeting Materials

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